Use the Encryption Utility to Encrypt Passwords

The CA TDM Portal provides an encryption utility (EncryptionUtil.bat) that lets you generate encrypted passwords. If you want to update an existing password in any configuration file because of changes in your environment or password policy, run the utility to encrypt the password. 
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The CA TDM Portal provides an encryption utility (EncryptionUtil.bat) that lets you generate encrypted passwords. If you want to update an existing password in any configuration file because of changes in your environment or password policy, run the utility to encrypt the password. 
The encryption utility is available in the location where you install the CA TDM Portal. For example, C:\Program Files\CA\CA Test Data Manager\service\bin.
  1. Open the command prompt, navigate to the location where the utility is available, and run the following command:
    cmd>EncryptionUtil.bat -p
  2. Enter the password when prompted.
  3. Re-enter the password to confirm.
    The utility encrypts the provided password and displays the encrypted value. The following snippet shows an example of the encrypted password:
    cmd>EncryptionUtil.bat -p
    Enter password:
    Re-enter password:
    Encrypted password: {cry}AAAAEP13ot80EIZAeGosYD7Wao0/rkMRYfo4gI2eubAXw1D
  4. Use the encrypted value in the configuration file.